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Rob Cowan

Rob Cowan's Sunday selection includes Prokofiev's 1st symphony, and music for the holidays by Fanny Mendelssohn, Borodin and Waldteufel. He concludes the Sunday cycle of Haydn String quartets with Op. 77 No 2 and the short op. 103, played by the Smithsonian and Juilliard Quartets respectively.

2 hours, 57 minutes

Last on

Sun 28 Dec 2014 09:00

Music Played

  • Alexander Borodin

    Scherzo

    Performer: Vladimir Ashkenazy.
    • Russian Piano Encores.
    • Decca Eloquence.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    Kyrie, Gott Heiliger Geist

    Ensemble: Läubin Brass Ensemble.
    • Bach for Brass.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Friedrich von Flotow

    Martha: Ach, so fromm

    Orchestra: Bamberg Symphny Orchestra. Conductor: Kulka János. Singer: Sándor Kónya.
    • The Art of Sandr Konya.
    • Deutsche Grammophon Eloquence.
  • John Foulds

    Carnival

    Orchestra: BBC Concert Orchestra. Conductor: Ronald Corp.
    • John Foulds Volume 4.
    • Dutton Epoch.
  • Dmitri Kabalevsky

    Colas Breugnon, Op. 24: Overture

    Orchestra: Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Fritz Reiner.
    • Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition, A Night on Bald Mountain and other Russia.
    • RCA.
  • Eric Coates

    Merrymakers Overture

    Conductor: Gilbert Vinter. Orchestra: Pro Arte Orchestra.
    • British Light Classics.
    • Classics for Pleasure.
  • Johann Heinrich Schmelzer

    Sonata con arie zu der kaiserlichen Serenada (1672)

    Orchestra: Consortium Musicum. Conductor: Fritz Lehan.
    • Hannover: Eine festichge Soiree in Herrenhausen.
    • EMI.
  • Hensel-Mendelssohn

    Il Satarello Romano

    Performer: Els Biesemans.
    • Das Jahr.
    • Genuin.
  • Henri Mulet

    Thou Art the Rock

    Performer: Virgil Fox.
    • Virgil Fox Encores.
    • RCA.
  • Julius Fucik

    Ballerinas Waltz

    Orchestra: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Václav Neumann.
    • Old Czech Marches and Dances.
    • Supraphon.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet Op. 77 No. 2 in F major

    Ensemble: The Smithsonian String Quartet.
    • Haydn Streichquartette Op. 77 Nr. 1 & 2, Op. 103.
    • Deutsche Harmonia Mundi.
  • Padre Antonio Soler

    Fandango

    Performer: Jonathan Woods.
    • Jonathan Woods plays Harpsichord.
    • Allegro.
  • Joseph Haydn

    String Quartet in D minor Op. 103

    Ensemble: Juilliard String Quartet.
    • Mozart: The 6 "Haydn" Quartets, Nos. 14 - 19.
    • Sony Classical.
  • Franz Lehár

    Meine Lippen, sie kussen so heiss

    Singer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf. Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Otto Ackermann.
    • Elisabeth Schwarzkopt Sings Operetta.
    • EMI.
    • 012.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Circus Polka

    Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Adrian Boult.
    • Sir Adrian Boult The Complete Conductor.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Manuel de Falla

    La vide breve: Danza espanola

    Performer: Christian Ferras. Performer: Jean-Claude Ambrosini. Music Arranger: Fritz Kreisler.
    • L'Art de Christian Ferras.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Symphony No. 1 in D major 'Classical', Op. 25

    Orchestra: The Philadelphia Orchestra. Conductor: Eugene Ormandy.
    • Eugene Ormandy conducts 20th Century Classics.
    • RCA Red Seal.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Symphony in C minor

    Orchestra: Philharmonia. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini.
    • Carlo Maria Giulini The London Years.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Luigi Boccherini

    Overture in D

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini.
    • Carlo Maria Giulini The London Years.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Émile Waldteufel

    Skaters Waltz

    Orchestra: Philharmonia Orchestra. Conductor: Herbert von Karajan.
    • Karajan Orchestral Spectaculars 1949 - 1960.
    • Warner Classics.
  • Richard Wagner

    Die beiden Grenadiere

    Performer: Otto Guth. Singer: Sándor Kónya.
    • The Art of Sandor Konya.
    • Deutsche Grammphon Eloquence.

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